This Surfing World interview with Keith Paull ran in 1967, when Paull was 21. One year later he won the Australian National Titles.
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I started surfing when we moved to the Gold Coast, where I met Bob Ryan, who introduced me to surfing. The early days were great. I can remember getting up early every morning and surfing Greenmount. The only time it was ever crowded was during the summer. For the rest of the year only a few of us surfed there.
I was a bit of a dreamer, and...